The MDP family is saddened to announce the death of first year MDP student Lia Gilbert. Lia was a ray of light in the program and she will be sorely missed. She was interested in working in food security and gender equality. She is survived by her two children, mother, father, brothers and many friends. A scholarship is being developed in her name. Details will be provided soon.
MDP student Fardous Rahmani is going to give a short presentation about humanitarian and development programs in Afghanistan and the impacts of International Agencies' interventions (post-2001) on Monday, Nov 16 between 5-6:30 at the lower level of UofA Bookstore.
Undergrad: International Studies & Entrepreneurship | University of Arizona
Practicum Partner: Africa Rice (CGIAR) + Monterey Inst. for Int'l Studies | Location: Benin
Thesis: Evaluating the Impact of Entrepreneurial Education on Poverty + Well-Being Among 18-30 Year Olds in Benin